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Tax Information

Sales Tax Rates
Taxing District Tax Rate
State of Illinois 5.25%
Village Share 1.00%
Village Home Rule 2.00%
Regional Transportation Authority (RTA) 0.75%
Total 9.00%







Illinois Tax Rate Finder allows you to search for tax rates by municipality or county.

*Disclaimer:  The Village of Shorewood believes these sales tax rates to be current.  However, retailers should confirm state sales tax rates with the Illinois Department of Revenue at (217)782-3336

Property Tax Levy

The Village of Shorewood annually prepares a Tax Levy Ordinance which is presented by the Village Board at a public hearing held prior to passage. The tax levy is filed with the Will County Clerk's office prior to the last Tuesday in December of each year.

For additional information including historical rates, please view the statistical section of the Annual Comprehensive Financial Report.

The Village of Shorewood is only one of several taxing districts that impact your overall property taxes. For the 2022 Tax Levy (taxes paid in 2023), the following distribution per dollar is shown below. 

Information below is for properties located within School Districts 30-C and 204:

Taxing District Tax Rate % of Tax Bill
Forest Preserve 0.1164 1.35%
Comm Mental Health Board 0.0362 0.42%
Will County Building Commission 0 0.00%
Troy Twp Town Funds 0.0741 0.86%
Troy Twp Road Funds 0.0441 0.51%
Troy Fire District 0.7258 8.41%
School District 30-C (Troy) 3.9182 45.41%
High School District 204 (Joliet West) 2.4226 28.08%
Comm College Dist 525 0.2818 3.27%
Village of Shorewood 0.2582 2.99%
Village of Shorewood Rd & Bridge 0.0439 0.51%
Shorewood-Troy Public Library District 0.1569 1.82%
Will County 0.5495 6.37%
Total 8.6277 100.00%


















Information below is for properties located within School Districts 201-C and 111:

Taxing District Tax Rate % of Tax Bill
Forest Preserve 0.1164 1.49%
Comm Mental Health Board 0.0362 0.46%
Will County Building Commission 0 0.00%
Troy Twp Town Funds 0.0741 0.95%
Troy Twp Road Funds 0.0441 0.57%
Troy Fire District 0.7258 9.32%
High School District 211 (Minooka) 2.2876 29.37%
School District 201-C (Minooka) 3.214 41.27%
Comm College Dist 525 0.2818 3.62%
Village of Shorewood 0.2582 3.32%
Village of Shorewood Rd & Bridge 0.0439 0.56%
Shorewood-Troy Public Library District 0.1569 2.01%
Will County 0.5495 7.06%
Total 7.7885 100.00%















Property Tax rates are per $100 of assessed valuation.

Local Motor Fuel TaxA local Motor Fuel Tax is effective June 1, 2020.  The rates are as follows:

Product Tax Rate
Gasoline                             $.05/gallon
Diesel $.08/gallon





Gasoline and diesel retailers are responsible for the collection and remittance of this tax.  Remittance information is available on the forms page of this website.